The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 14 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+17 0
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 53 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.08% 3.83% 3.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.70% 3.97% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 8 10
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£545 £470 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.95% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £418 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £44.63 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+10.92% -6.05%
Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
609 428 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 92.84% 96.40% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 203 201
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 53 51
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £14.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -0.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.75 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.25 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Oxfordshire region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the Oxfordshire region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +14 37 £550 +15.18% 1
Banbury - 2 £425 -
Abingdon +1 1 - - 5
Kidlington - 1 £575 -
Bicester - - - -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 27 (32.14%) Hadoop
1 27 (32.14%) Big Data
2 26 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (29.76%) TOGAF
4 22 (26.19%) Data Modelling
4 22 (26.19%) Portfolio Management
5 18 (21.43%) SQL
5 18 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
6 17 (20.24%) HPCC
7 16 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 16 (19.05%) Oracle
8 15 (17.86%) Java
8 15 (17.86%) Kimball Methodology
8 15 (17.86%) Inmon Methodology
9 14 (16.67%) Finance
9 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 12 (14.29%) SharePoint
11 11 (13.10%) Data Migration
11 11 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (13.10%) Migration
11 11 (13.10%) NoSQL
12 10 (11.90%) ETL
12 10 (11.90%) C#
13 9 (10.71%) Active Directory
13 9 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (10.71%) Scrum
13 9 (10.71%) MongoDB
14 8 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (9.52%) CRM

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 9 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (5.95%) Apache
4 5 (5.95%) Node.js
4 5 (5.95%) MS Exchange
5 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.19%) SaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.19%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) LAN
1 7 (8.33%) WAN
2 4 (4.76%) Firewall
3 3 (3.57%) OSPF
3 3 (3.57%) BGP
4 2 (2.38%) EIGRP
4 2 (2.38%) Internet
4 2 (2.38%) SAN
4 2 (2.38%) Network Security
4 2 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.19%) DMZ
5 1 (1.19%) VoIP
5 1 (1.19%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.14%) Hadoop
1 27 (32.14%) Big Data
2 17 (20.24%) HPCC
3 11 (13.10%) NoSQL
4 9 (10.71%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (4.76%) Couchbase
7 3 (3.57%) RavenDB
8 2 (2.38%) SAP BW
8 2 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.38%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Power View
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Publishing
3 4 (4.76%) Marketing
4 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.57%) Electronics
4 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Advertising
5 1 (1.19%) Front Office
5 1 (1.19%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) HTML
1 6 (7.14%) .NET
1 6 (7.14%) CSS
2 5 (5.95%) .NET Framework
2 5 (5.95%) Backbone.js
2 5 (5.95%) Ember.js
2 5 (5.95%) AngularJS
2 5 (5.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (3.57%) Java EE
3 3 (3.57%) Visualforce
4 2 (2.38%) REST
4 2 (2.38%) SAP PI
4 2 (2.38%) RESTful
4 2 (2.38%) Struts
4 2 (2.38%) Middleware
4 2 (2.38%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.38%) SAP XI
4 2 (2.38%) Spring
4 2 (2.38%) JSF
5 1 (1.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.57%) DTV
2 2 (2.38%) PKI
2 2 (2.38%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.19%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.95%) Linux
2 3 (3.57%) Windows
3 2 (2.38%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (29.76%) TOGAF
3 22 (26.19%) Data Modelling
3 22 (26.19%) Portfolio Management
4 18 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
5 15 (17.86%) Kimball Methodology
5 15 (17.86%) Inmon Methodology
6 11 (13.10%) Data Migration
6 11 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (13.10%) Migration
7 10 (11.90%) ETL
8 9 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (10.71%) Scrum
9 8 (9.52%) CRM
10 7 (8.33%) TDD
11 6 (7.14%) Analytics
12 5 (5.95%) BDD
12 5 (5.95%) Data Architecture
12 5 (5.95%) Data Management
12 5 (5.95%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.43%) SQL
2 15 (17.86%) Java
3 10 (11.90%) C#
4 6 (7.14%) C++
5 5 (5.95%) Scala
5 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.95%) PHP
6 3 (3.57%) Apex Code
7 2 (2.38%) C
8 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.33%) Degree
3 5 (5.95%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.38%) VCP4
4 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.19%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) Oracle
2 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (7.14%) SAP
5 5 (5.95%) Cisco
5 5 (5.95%) Twitter
6 4 (4.76%) Siebel
7 2 (2.38%) HP
7 2 (2.38%) Dell
7 2 (2.38%) EMC
8 1 (1.19%) Juniper
8 1 (1.19%) Informatica
8 1 (1.19%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.19%) VMware
8 1 (1.19%) Veeam
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